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Boston Marathon Inspiration

The day she ran the marathon the weather was horrible. I had hoped it might just mist, a light drizzle that kept the runners cool, but this was a full-on storm. The rain never ceased and at times, it was a … Continue reading

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The success – failure ratio and some random thoughts

Five years ago today, I moved to Boulder, Colorado from Boston, Massachusetts. I sold my house in the ‘burbs, propped Tigger in his new car seat (one that let him see out the window) and pointed my car west, towards … Continue reading

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One year later: Boston Marathon Bombing Emotional Aftermath

In the movie, Circles, an intensely beautiful film, a series of tragic events is put into place because of a pack of cigarettes. The film is based on a true story taking place in Bosnia and follows the impact upon … Continue reading

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When the world is too full to talk about

“Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing there is a field. I’ll meet you there. When the soul lies down in that grass the world is too full to talk about.” ― Rumi I’m feeling quiet, my modus operandi when … Continue reading

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The vulnerable path

“First you jump off the cliff and build your wings on the way down.” ― Ray Bradbury We know lives can be changed in a nanosecond with a reordering that can be intense and striking, sometimes leaving a beautiful yet-to-be-defined … Continue reading

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